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'Most complete game' moves Cosmos closer to title
October 13th, 2013 12:49AM

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[NASL REWIND: Week 11] The New York Cosmos are one win away from clinching the fall season championship thanks to a 4-0 win over the Carolina RailHawks -- their biggest win of the season -- on goals by Danny Szetela, Diomar Diaz, Marcos Senna and Alessandro Noselli.

The Cosmos can clinch a berth in Soccer Bowl 2013 against the Atlanta Silverbacks Nov. 9 with a win at home against FC Edmonton next Sunday at Hofstra University.
 
"It was from the first minute that the team came out with the right attitude, completely dominated the game and they performed exactly the way we asked them to perform -- pressuring, possessing the ball, making the runs, finding the goal early," said Cosmos coach Giovanni Savarese.  "I would say so far it was the most complete game we have had this season."
 
The Tampa Bay Rowdies remained in contention for a chance to defend the NASL title they won in 2012 with a 2-1 home win over the Fort Lauderdale Strikers on goals by Lucky Mkosana and Luke Mulholland.

Saturday's results left Tampa Bay and Atlanta, a 3-1 winner over Minnesota United FC, as the only teams with a chance to catch the Cosmos in the fall championship.
 
NASL FALL WEEK 11, Results:
October 12
New York 4 Carolina 0
Atlanta 3 Minn. United 1
Tampa Bay 2 Fort Lauderdale  1

NASL FALL WEEK 11, Schedule:
October 13
San Antonio vs. FC Edmonton

NASL FALL, Standings:
PTS TEAM W-L-T +/-
24 New York 7-1-3 14/7
17 Tampa Bay 4-2-5 24/19
16 Atlanta 4-3-4 12/11
14 Carolina 4-5-2 14/15
14 Minn. United 4-5-2 12/14
14 Ft. Lauderdale 4-5-2 10/14
11 FC Edmonton 2-3-5 9/10
7 San Antonio 2-7-1 12/19

NASL LEADING SCORERS:
12 Hans Denissen, San Antonio
12 Georgi Hristov, Tampa Bay
12 Brian Shriver, Carolina
9 Pablo Campos, Minn. United
7 Luke Mulholland, Tampa Bay

NASL FALL WEEK 12, Schedule:
October 19
Minn. United vs. Carolina
Fort Lauderdale vs. Atlanta
Tampa Bay vs. San Antonio
October 20
New York vs. FC Edmonton

NASL FALL WEEK 13, Schedule:
October 26
Carolina vs. Atlanta
Minn. United vs. Fort Lauderdale
San Antonio vs. New York
October 27
FC Edmonton vs. Tampa Bay

NASL FALL WEEK 14, Schedule:
November 2
Atlanta vs. New York
Carolina vs. San Antonio
Fort Lauderdale vs. FC Edmonton
Tampa Bay vs. Minn. United

(Click here to watch NASL streams.)


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